Tag: Laquan McDonald

Chicago Officials Use Work Email for Racist Behavior

As Chicago’s government offices remain in the spotlight regarding Black teen Laquan McDonald’s police-related death and cover up, a series of racist and sexist emails sent by high-level officials in the city’s Department of Water Management have been made public. At least two officials in the department, which is facing…

Officers Charged with Obstruction, Conspiracy in Laquan McDonald Case

Three police officers have been charged with conspiracy, obstruction of justice and official misconduct for their roles in the cover up of the 2014 fatal shooting of Black teenager Laquan McDonald by a white police officer. “These defendants lied about what occurred during a police-involved shooting in order to prevent…